And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying: Speak to the Children of Israel that on the first day of the seventh month you will have a Sabbath, a memorial of the horns, a holy gathering.
"So as we observe the state of the nation and the world, see their progress and their struggle, we can and we should observe the state of our own being. Not only in terms of how much more we are doing, observing and learning, but also in terms of how much more deeply and sensitively we are living."
And the Lord God placed Adam in the Garden of Eden to work it and to protect it. Genesis 2:14
"What you give for the cause of charity in health is gold; what you give in sickness is silver; what you give after death is lead."
Like an apple tree among trees of the forest, so is my beloved among the youths. -Song of Songs 2:3
Nature is of the very essence of Deity. -Israel Baal Shem Tov , Shivchei Ha-Besht
"May it be Your will that we be like the head and not the tail."
May it be Your will, Lord our God and God of our ancestors, that you renew for us a good and sweet year. – Hebraic Berakhah
We meet today to thank Thee for the era done, and Thee for the opening one. – John Greenleaf Whittier
Everyone is judged on Rosh Hashanah and their judgment sealed on Yom Kippur with respect to their status in this world. But the difference between the judgment of the righteous, wicked, and intermediate person is in regards to their status in the World to come. – Shema Yisrael